Report: Streetcar collides with NOPD cruiser

Report: Streetcar collides with NOPD cruiser
A street car and NOPD cruiser collided in the Garden District. (Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - A streetcar in the Garden District hit a New Orleans Police Department vehicle Wednesday morning.

It happened around 10 a.m. at the intersection of St. Charles Ave. and 8th St.

An officer "sustained minor injuries," according to a report from Nola.com | The Times-Picayune.

The accident is under investigation, an NOPD spokesman said. The New Orleans Regional Transit Authority said drivers should use caution when crossing streetcar tracks.